Porter's Liniment Salve

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For burns, cuts, bruises, sores, wounds, chapped and cracked skin, boils, rectal irritations, felons, itch, tetter, cold on the chest, lumbago, varicose veins, garget and eczema. For stock. Cuts, scratches, collar and saddle galls, bruises, sore teats on cows, caked udder.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
after 1916
George H. Rundle Company
Physical Description
chloretone, 4 gr. to ounce (drug active ingredients)
overall: 2.5 cm x 9 cm; 31/32 in x 3 9/16 in
overall: 1 in x 3 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 8.89 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Piqua
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Veterinary Products
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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